Campaign: Data, Apps, APIs...

Make better use of Federal Register 2.0

Federal Register publishing drives the production of so many agency materials. The new Federal Register offers improved search functionality and an API. Individual articles have a clean, friendly look and feel. Individual paragraphs and headings have their own ID for building links and citations. Rules include links for comments; FR, CFR, USC, and Federal Law references are hyperlinked (this still needs more work); contents ...more »

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Campaign: Usability and Design

Effective Public Use of Regulations.gov

Making proposed rules, comments, and other documents available on Regulations.gov is a good first step to public accessibility. However, there are usability issues that make this access ineffective for the average user. Documents themselves should be more readable. It may seem petty, but the current font is outdated and unreadable. Updating to Times New Roman or another font that users are more familiar with will ...more »

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